Natasha is a clinical psychologist with specialised experience working with individuals with various types of eating disorders. She has worked across a range of settings including inpatient, day program and outpatient. Natasha has supported clients with a wide range of psychological and health problems and assisted them to go on to recover and live a meaningful life.
Clinical Psychology including Schema Therapy, Enhanced Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT-E), Maudsley Family-Based Therapy; Specialist Supportive Clinical Management for Anorexia and Supervision
Psychologists work with individuals with a range of mental health conditions and difficulties they may be experiencing at any stage in their life. Psychologists are trained in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of a range of psychological problems. Psychologists utilise a broad range of evidence-based treatments which are tailored to best suit the individual’s needs and optimise treatment outcomes. The treatment approach, frequency of sessions and length of treatment will depend on each individual’s situation and will be outlined in the initial session.
Booking an Appointment
If you intend to receive a Medicare rebate for the session a referral from your General Practitioner or Psychiatrist is required before attending your initial appointment. If however you would like to claim under your private health fund a referral is not necessary. Please contact us if you have any queries regarding this process.
All sessions (excluding the initial appointment) are 50-60 minutes in duration. We ask that for the first session you arrive 5-10 minutes early to complete the standard paperwork. At the initial session Natasha will conduct a comprehensive assessment to best understand your situation. In this session your goals for therapy will also be discussed as well as possible treatment options. The frequency of sessions and length of treatment will depend on your situation and will be outlined in the initial session.
The cost for an initial appointment is $230 per 60-70 session. Subsequent appointments are $220 for 50-60 minutes in duration.
If you are referred on either a Mental Health Care Plan or an Eating Disorder Treatment Plan you will receive a Medicare Rebate of $128.40 per a session, with an out of Pocket Expense of $101.60 for the initial appointment and $91.60 for subsequent sessions. There is a maximum of 10 sessions that can be subsidised by Medicare per a calendar year under the Mental Health Care Plan with an additional 10 sessions available during COVID-19 per a calendar year until June 2022. If you are referred under an Eating Disorder Treatment Plan you are eligible for 20-40 medicare subsidised sessions for the year. Alternatively, through your private health fund you may be eligible to receive a rebate. The rebates vary according to you insurance fund and policy so please contact your insurer to assess the amount you may be reimbursed for psychological services.
Natasha is a board-approved supervisor with the Psychology Board of Australia. She is approved as a principal supervisor for Clinical Psychology Registrar Programs and higher degree supervision. Natasha has had over 10 years experience in delivering individual and group supervision to a range of health professionals. The supervision fee is $170 per hour (excluding GST).
Due to clinical demand, Natasha is unable to take on new clients until June/July of 2021. If you wish to book in an appointment or inquire further regarding current availability please get in touch via email or alternatively use the link below to book an appointment.
To book the next available appointment:
Suite 2B, 524 Milton Road,
Toowong, QLD, 4066
Phone: 0424 428 848
*Please text to arrange a time to call, as this phone is not attended to during sessions.
Fax: 07 3112 4371